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Saturday, February 25

“Lucha Libre” The Art Show Opening Reception | Wonderland SF
Saturday, February 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No cover charge is listed so it "looks" free to us.
| Wonderland SF
Join for the opening reception of “Lucha Libre” featuring over 25 amazing artists on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at 6 pm-10 pm in Wonderland SF. There will be complimentary drinks and music. Amazing work by: Alberto Ybarra Amadalynn Andrzej Karwacki Anjani Ramly Brandon Hurley Brett Crawford Carlos Limon Claudia Goetzelmann Daniel Valadez Dario Posada Jasper Steve Thomas Joshua Lawyer Kenneth Malone Lana ...
SF Chamber Orchestra Main Stage Concert “Wordsmiths” | Palo Alto
Saturday, February 25 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | First Palo Alto United Methodist Church
SF Chamber Orchestra Main Stage Concert “Wordsmiths” | Palo Alto
Dedicated to the lyrical muse, this program features two outstanding singers well-known to SFCO audiences: mezzo-soprano Lara Nie and tenor Brian Thorsett. Canteloube’s lush settings of folk songs from France’s Auvergne region are paired with a newly commissioned work by Berkeley composer Peter Josheff, based on ...

Noise Pop After Hours: Secret Jameson Concert | Cafe du Nord
Saturday, February 25 – 11:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free; an RSVP is recommended, but it's not required.
| Cafe Du Nord
Noise Pop After Hours: Secret Jameson Concert | Cafe du Nord
Join in for a night cap at the Noise Pop After Hours presented by Jameson. At 11:30pm drop down below to Cafe Du Nord to celebrate with special guest performances and cocktails by the Bon Vivants. The artists are secret/unannounced. Last year they had Geographer, Hamilton ...

Sunday, February 26

Adidas Giant Warehouse Sale: Final Day | Cow Palace
Sunday, February 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free entry. But bring money for purchases, of course.
| Cow Palace
Adidas Giant Warehouse Sale: Final Day | Cow Palace

Adidas is taking over part of the Cow Palace, February 23-26, 2017, for a “Giant Warehouse Clearance Event” and sale. Every clearance event is different, but if 2016 is any indication, you should expect up to 75% savings on over 20,000 square feet of footwear, apparel ...

“Treasure Island Flea” Mardi Gras Celebration
Sunday, February 26 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Treasure Island Flea (East Location)
Join in for a special Mardi Gras themed Treasure Island Flea. First 500 each day get free mardi gras beads. Happy hour specials: 2-for-1 craft hurricane cocktails. 30+ Food Trucks and tents serving New Orleans inspired foods like West Coast Gumbo and California Beignets. Live Jazz ...
California Academy of Sciences | Free Admission Day
Sunday, February 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | California Academy of Sciences
California Academy of Sciences | Free Admission Day

The California Academy of Sciences is a world-class scientific and cultural institution in Golden Gate Park, a 400,000 square foot structure that houses an aquarium, a planetarium a natural history museum and a four-story rainforest all under a living roof. The Academy hosts four free ...

Noise Pop’s “Sunday Smörgåsbord”: Yoga, Music, Art & Cocktails | Swedish American Hall
Sunday, February 26 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required
| Swedish American Hall
Noise Pop's

The Noise Pop Festival is San Francisco’s (and Funcheap’s) favorite indie music, art and film festival. Now in its 25th year, Noise Pop has brought early exposure to many emerging artists in the Bay Area and beyond, many of whom have gone on to widespread ...

Thrillpeddlers’ Rummage Sale: Weird Costumes & Props | SoMa
Sunday, February 26 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Hypnodrome
Thrillpeddlers' Rummage Sale: Weird Costumes & Props | SoMa

Thrillpeddlers, a San Francisco-based theatre company specializing in ‘Grand Guignol’ horror plays, fetish performance, and lights-out spookshows, is closing their doors.  They have to have everything packed up by the end of February, so they’re throwing a big rummage sale. Scour through the rummage sale to ...

Haight Free Love: Your Love Is A Protest | SF
Sunday, February 26 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Haight & Masonic
Haight Free Love: Your Love Is A Protest | SF
Haight Free Love is a public demonstration of their collective community’s awareness that love–for each other and for ourselves–is the answer. With hatred, fear and greed oozing from the pores of the society and being sanctioned at the highest levels, your community is a protest. Your compassion ...
Funcheap’s 2017 Oscars Party, Oscars Bingo & Movie Pass Giveaway | SF
Sunday, February 26 – 2:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with Facebook RSVP. Bring cash for food & drinks
| SPARK Social SF
Funcheap's 2017 Oscars Party, Oscars Bingo & Movie Pass Giveaway | SF
Join us at Spark Social SF for Funcheap’s 2017 Oscars Party. Enjoy free popcorn & toasted marshmallows, Oscars betting pool, champagne and beer specials, and several of SF’s tastiest food trucks. All-you-can-drink Champagne for $20? Yup and includes Champagne cocktail specials from the bar. Champagne Drink Specials $5 ...
2017 Novela Oscars Party: Costumes & Popcorn | SF
2017 Novela Oscars Party: Costumes & Popcorn | SF
Come to Novela to celebrate Hollywood’s biggest night full of glitz, glamour and selfies on two large projection screens and five HD flat panels at 3 pm on Sunday, February 26, 2017. Free, but an RSVP is required plus you get one free small popcorn. Come dressed as your ...
SF Chamber Orchestra Main Stage Concert “Wordsmiths” | Berkeley
Sunday, February 26 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. John’s Presbyterian Church
SF Chamber Orchestra Main Stage Concert “Wordsmiths” | Berkeley
Dedicated to the lyrical muse, this program features two outstanding singers well-known to SFCO audiences: mezzo-soprano Lara Nie and tenor Brian Thorsett. Canteloube’s lush settings of folk songs from France’s Auvergne region are paired with a newly commissioned work by Berkeley composer Peter Josheff, based on ...
Oscar Party 2017: Academy Awards Live | Balboa Theater
Sunday, February 26 – 4:00 pm | Cost: $11*
*$11 general admission; $8 children and seniors
| Balboa Theatre
Oscar Party 2017: Academy Awards Live | Balboa Theater
Once again, the Balboa Theatre celebrates the Academy Awards with a live broadcast on the big screen. Dress up or down as your favorite nominated movie title (literal translation and bad puns allowed), or as a movie star to add to the celebrities on their runway. There ...
Oscar Viewing Party: Red Carpet, Drink Specials & Surprises | The Knockout
Sunday, February 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
Oscar Viewing Party: Red Carpet, Drink Specials & Surprises | The Knockout
Walk the Knockout’s real red carpet dressed in your best, order a tinsletown cocktail, and watch the disaster unfold on the biggest night in movies, all on HD on the big screen Oscars Party at the Knockout Sunday Feb 26th at 6pm FREE! 21+
Free Segway Polo Demo Day | Redwood City
Sunday, February 26 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SportsHouse
Free Segway Polo Demo Day | Redwood City

An epic new sports league, Segway Polo SF is the brain child of Tyler’s Mystery Tours and Segway of Oakland. They took traditional polo, and turned it into a fast paced, 3 dimensional game that has only received stellar reactions. Come and join the free ...

19th Annual “Amoebapalooza” Concert Celebration | Brick & Mortar
Sunday, February 26 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*21 and up
| Brick & Mortar Music Hall
19th Annual
Amoebapalooza is that magical time of the year when Amoeba Music San Francisco joins forces with fellow Amoebites to bring you the best variety show in all the land. Now in its mind-blowing 19th year, Amoebapalooza is happening on Sunday, February 26 at 8 pm ...
Ubuntu Theater Project: “Death of a Salesman” by Arthur Miller | Oakland
Sunday, February 26 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $1*
*Pay-what-you-can tickets at the door
| Brooklyn Preserve
Ubuntu Theater Project:

How does a person come to terms with their country changing before their eyes? Arthur Miller’s Pulitzer Prize-winning drama is an iconic look at the crisis of American identity. Re-imagined by Ubuntu Artistic Director Michael Moran as the fever dream of a dying salesman, Miller’s ...

Monday, February 27

Russian Cuisine & Delicious Samples | Marin City
Monday, February 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. Please contact the library to register.
| Marin City Library
Russian Cuisine & Delicious Samples | Marin City
Katia of Katia’s Russian Tea Room in San Francisco will share her knowledge of Russian cuisine and provide a delicious sampling of sweets and savories. Free but an RSVP is required. Please contact the library to register.
“A Taste of Russia” Book Launch & Food Samples | Marin City
Monday, February 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required
| Marin City Library
Katia of Katia’s Russian Tea Room in San Francisco will share her knowledge of Russian cuisine and provide a delicious sampling of sweets and savories. Experience a taste of Russia. Free but an RSVP is required. Please contact the library at 415-332-6158 to register.
Closing Theater Performance: “Waiting for Godot” | Oakland
Monday, February 27 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $1*
*Pay-what-you-can tickets at the door
| Brooklyn Preserve
Closing Theater Performance:

Entering the aftermath of the horrific World War II, only to be faced with a potentially apocalyptic Cold War in full force, Samuel Beckett captured the pervasive existential crisis felt across the globe in the allegory of two bedraggled companions forever waiting for a stranger ...

Monday Night Comedy with Free Cake | Blondies
Monday, February 27 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Blondie's Bar & No Grill
Monday Night Comedy with Free Cake | Blondies

More Fun at Blondie’s celebrates the best comedians in the Bay every 4th Monday of the month with a free comedy show and free cake.  

Tuesday, February 28

2017 Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Block Party & Free Blues Concert | Fillmore Dist.
Tuesday, February 28 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Fillmore Center Plaza
2017 Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Block Party & Free Blues Concert | Fillmore Dist.
Fillmore Street comes alive with a neighborhood-wide Mardi Gras party during the annual Fat Tuesday in the Fillmore with a free blues concert. Fat Tuesday in the Fillmore – Tuesday, February 28, 2017 | 5 pm Fillmore Center Plaza (near Ellis), San Francisco FREE, but an RSVP is required. Mardi Gras San Francisco ...
Mardi Gras 2017 Parade: Brass, Funk & Jazz | SF
Tuesday, February 28 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free parade. The Mardi Gras Ball at Brick & Mortar requires tickets.
| Biergarten
Mardi Gras 2017 Parade: Brass, Funk & Jazz | SF
Celebrate Mardi Gras with a festive parade that will kick off with a Second Line featuring several fantastic local brass bands and other musicians.  2017 Mardi Gras Parade Tuesday, February 28, 2017 | 5 pm Starts at Patricia’s Green in Hayes Valley near Biergarten, SF FREE The 2016 parade starts at ...
2017 Mardi Gras: SF Carnaval Season Kick-Off Party | Mission Dist.
Tuesday, February 28 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Balançoire
2017 Mardi Gras: SF Carnaval Season Kick-Off Party | Mission Dist.
Come meet your neighbors and make new friends at the annual Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Celebration in the Mission from 6-9 pm on Tuesday, February 28, 2017. SF Carnaval Season Kick-Off Party Tuesday, February 28, 2017 – 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm Balançoire | 2565 Mission St., San Francisco FREE There ...
Carnaval San Francisco 2017 Season Kick-Off: Fat Tuesday | The Mission
Tuesday, February 28 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Mission District
Carnaval San Francisco 2017 Season Kick-Off: Fat Tuesday | The Mission
Come meet your neighbors and make new friends at the Annual Carnaval San Francisco Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Celebration at four venues in the Mission District. There will be live samba drummers and dancers winding their way through the party, salsa, soca, cumbia, rumba so don’t ...
Win Tix: PoemJazz: Spoken Word and Live Jazz | JCCSF
Tuesday, February 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN | JCCSF Jewish Community Center
Robert Pinsky, arguably America’s greatest living poet and the only one in history to serve three terms as U.S. Poet Laureate, brings his verse to life in PoemJazz, an innovative dialogue between poetry and music with Grammy-winning jazz pianist Laurence Hobgood. > Get Tickets – $28 Elegant ...

Wednesday, March 1

Free Belgian Waffle Wednesday | SF
Wednesday, March 1 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Capital One 360 Café
Free Belgian Waffle Wednesday | SF

Join b.street waffles for their monthly Free Waffle Wednesday at the Capital One 360 Café in the Financial District and enjoy a complimentary waffle from 9-11 am, or while they last. These Belgian-style street waffles come in tasty flavors like TCHO chocolate, maple-bacon, salted caramel and many ...

SF Zoo Free Admission Day
SF Zoo Free Admission Day

The San Francisco Zoo, Northern California’s largest zoological park and conservation center, periodically offers free admission for San Francisco residents. This urban oasis, nestled against the Pacific Ocean, provides a comfortable climate all year round.  You’ll enjoy seeing the 250 different animal species in naturalistic surroundings, ...

“The Dirty Show” Comedy Night | SF
Wednesday, March 1 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Kozy Kar Bar

Produced by three of San Francisco’s favorite comedians: Zack Chapaloni, Joe Gorman and Joey Avery;  Kozy Kar presents The Dirty Show. This standup comedy show features a wide variety of all types of humor, combining local and television talent at 8 pm every first Wednesday at ...

Thursday, March 2

Free First Thursdays at Berkeley Art Museum | East Bay
Thursday, March 2 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to galleries. Film programs are excluded
| Berkeley Art Museum / Pacific Film Archive
Free First Thursdays at Berkeley Art Museum | East Bay

The UC Berkeley Art Museum is the visual arts center of the University of California, Berkeley. Through art and film programs, collections, and research resources, the University aspires to be locally connected and globally relevant, engaging audiences from the campus, community, and beyond. Through art and ...